Peggy Fulbright gained the limelight through her connection with the renowned football player, professional wrestler, and bodybuilder, Lawrence Wendell Pfohl, better known by the ring name Lex Luger.
Peggy Fulbright’s Family
Peggy Fulbright is known to the world as the ex-wife of Lex Luger. Peggy has kept her life under wraps and there isn’t much information available on the web about her birth and family background. It is known that she got married to Lex in 1979. Lex Luger is an American retired professional wrestler, bodybuilder, and football player. He was born as Lawrence Wendell Pfohl on June 2, 1958 in Buffalo, New York, U.S.
Lex is of German and Scottish heritage and supports Glasgow Rangers. He is a reformed Christian, even after his alcohol use and drug use. It was because of his drug abuse and affair with Miss Elizabeth, that led to his divorce with Peggy in 2003. Before their separation, they had 2 children: a son, Brian, born on January 1, 1986, and a daughter, Lauren Ashley, born on September 24, 1990. Brian, is a basketball player at Mercer University and Lauren is a swimmer at Tulane.
On April 19, 2003, Lex was involved in a domestic dispute with Miss Elizabeth, his live-in girlfriend, in the garage of their townhouse, during which Lex struck her. He was charged with a misdemeanor count of battery and released on $2,500 bond. On May 1, 2003, Elizabeth, passed away due to an accidental overdose of painkillers and alcohol and Lex was arrested on account of drug possession. He was released the following day on $27,500 bail. He was later sentenced to five years’ probation, and ordered to undergo periodic drug tests. On October 19, 2007, Lex suffered a nerve impingement in his neck that led to temporary paralysis.
Peggy Fulbright’s Net Worth
Peggy Fulbright led a very quiet and hidden life away from her husband’s fame and stardom. This is the reason why there isn’t much information available on the web about her lifestyle, source of income and net worth, However, some sources reveal that she was a real estate agent. Her children are also excelling in their respective domains. Peggy’s ex-husband, Lex Luger is a TV producer, former professional wrestler, and football player who currently works with the wellness policy of World Wrestling Entertainment. As of 2012, his net worth is estimated to be around $500K.
Lex has won one WWA World Heavyweight Championship; two WCW World Heavyweight Championships; and five NWA-WCW United States Heavyweight Championships. He was inducted into Legend’s Pro Wrestling’s Hall of Fame and received the Frank Gotch Award. He was a featured guest-star in Season 3 of the Superboy series in the episode “Mindscape”. In 1993, he was named Pro Wrestling Illustrated Magazine’s Most Popular Wrestler of the Year. His memoir Wrestling with the Devil: The True Story of a World Champion Professional Wrestler – His Reign, Ruin, and Redemption, was released with the foreword written by Sting.